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Sockeye and Halibut Update for 2017

We are not expecting any sockeye allocation this year. To allow the fish to move up the river to spawn, no sector will fish sockeye this year. Our Treaty rights to sockeye are second only to conservation – however the Somass run is expected to be only 170,000, for there to be any fishing, there […]

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Help name Huu-ay-aht’s businesses

HFN Hospitality is hosting a Business Naming Focus Group next week. They would like to invite any community members who are interested in participating to attend this event. The first session will take place on Wednesday, May 3, 2107 from 10 am to 12 pm at the Pub in Bamfield. The second round will be […]

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Huu-ay-aht leaders pleased with participation numbers in the referendum vote

On behalf of Executive Council and Huu-ay-aht’s hereditary leaders, Chief Councillor Robert J. Dennis Sr. would like to thank citizens for taking part in the Sarita LNG referendum and participate in such an important democratic process. We are very pleased that 224 citizens took time out of their day to vote on this important decision. […]

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Huu-ay-aht Citizens Approve Sarita LNG project

Huu-ay-aht First Nations citizens made history on Saturday when they became the first British Columbia Nation to approve the co-management development of a liquefied natural gas facility. With 70 per cent support in a referendum on Saturday, March 25, citizens show resounding faith in Huu-ay-aht Ḥaw̓iiḥ (Hereditary Chiefs) and elected Executive Council’s vision, and the […]

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